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Patriots sign WR Kenny Britt to 2-year deal

The team signed him a week ago to provide depth at linebacker. Britt, who was released last week by the Cleveland Browns , is finalizing a two-year deal to join the Patriots' receiving corps, according to ESPN's Field Yates and NFL Network's Ian Rapoport .

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Bale earns Real Madrid late win over Al Jazira

Achraf Hakimi committed to a tackle but lost out, leaving Al-Jazira with two players heading through clean on goal. Zinedine Zidane's charges thought they had taken the lead on 30 minutes through Casemiro but the referee's initial decision was overruled by the Video Assistant Referee (VAR).

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In Pics, India vs Sri Lanka 2017, 2nd ODI in Mohali

Earlier, put into bat, India scored 392 for 4 in 50 overs which is the highest score by any team in Mohali. Rohit, who fired his sixth ODI century of the year, was later engaged in another massive 213-run stand for the second wicket with rookie Shreyas Iyer (88 off 70; 4x9, 2x6).

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Sam Allardyce: 'Everton penalty decision in Merseyside derby was correct'

An angry Jurgen Klopp claimed his Liverpool team had been robbed by the penalty decision which allowed Everton to take a 1-1 draw from the Merseyside derby at Anfield yesterday. I didn't use one swearing word. Then you open the door for them like this. "You are all right", he said, before going on with the uncomfortable interview.

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NFL Network suspends 3 analysts after former employee alleges sexual harassment, assault

Eric Weinberger , the president of the Bill Simmons Media Group and a former NFL Network executive, was suspended by the media group as a result of allegations made about him in the lawsuit . Bloomberg reported no specifics about Evans' interactions with Cantor. She accuses Evans, a former fullback, of texting her nude pictures, while she says Taylor, a former cornerback, sent her a video of him masturbating while in the shower.

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Blitzboks out of Cape Town Sevens

New Zealand was leading 14-7 at halftime. Nearly from the restart to the second half, Koroi showed lightning pace when he slipped through a Werner Kok tackle deep inside his own half and charged 80 metres to score a try that levelled the scores at 12-12.

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Getty reopens as California wildfires rage on

Most evacuees were allowed home. Hundreds of homes are feared to have been destroyed in southern California by wildfires that have left at least two people injured, including one critically, and triggered a mass evacuation. Situated on steep terrain near along the Sepulveda Pass, the Skirball Fire has destroyed 12 structures, some of which were large mansions situated near the Getty Center museum.

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National Hockey League says Seattle can apply for franchise

Commissioner Gary Bettman didn't hesitate to lay down the price ($650 million) and the specifics (the NHL is "only" interested in expanding to Seattle ) when the league welcomed a 32nd team this week. OVG CEO Tim Leiweke says his group will work to get a team to join the WNBA's Seattle Storm at KeyArena. It's clear that Bettman doesn't want to relocate this team - remember, the franchise is one of his Sun Belt babies, so it behooves him to make it work.

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LaVar: Sons LiAngelo, LaMelo sign with agent

LiAngelo Ball's outspoken father, Lavar Ball , told ESPN he made a decision to pull his son out of UCLA . LiAngelo and the other two freshmen were serving an indefinite suspension for the scandal, but LaVar told ESPN he was frustrated by the school's inability to reach a swift resolution.

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Oregon Hires a New Head Coach

He brought that with him to OR last season when he took over as co-offensive coordinator and now he'll have all that experience as he becomes a head coach for the second time. "Thank you for your trust, man". Losing Taggart, the Florida native, after less than a year meant another coaching search, but this time the Ducks stayed in-house.

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Why LA is Still the Favorite to Trade for Stanton

The St. Louis Cardinals reached a deal with the Miami Marlins to acquire slugger Giancarlo Stanton , but Stanton had other thoughts. Expect Stanton's future destination to be the main topic of interest at the Winter Meetings, which begin on Monday in Lake Buena Vista, Fla.

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Shohei Otani, "Japanese Babe Ruth", signs with Los Angeles Angels

While being a DH might have been a factor for Ohtani, comfort mattered more. But the Angels' combination of a promising young core and a attractive West Coast location clearly appealed to the 23-year-old Ohtani, who has confounded baseball experts at nearly every step of his move to the majors.

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76ers agree to trade Jahlil Okafor to Nets

Instead, Philadelphia wanted to get something in return for the 21-year-old big man. In Brooklyn, Okafor will get the chance to team up with the player who was selected before him in the 2015 Draft, D'Angelo Russell. He's averaging just 12.5 minutes per game this season, and it was clear long ago that he wouldn't be a part of the 76ers' long-term plans. Guards T.J.

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Kevin Durant Ejected For 3rd Time In 18 Games

During another exchange, Durant talked trash to Cousins and stepped up to the Pelicans big man. Moments later, both players were ejected, and teammates and coaches had to intervene to separate the two. Cousins had 19 points, 11 rebounds, seven assists and five steals. You know that he's feisty, you know that he's emotional, you know that he plays that way.

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Creek Fire Chars Nearly 11400 Acres in Sylmar

And an area south of the Foothill Freeway was ordered evacuated in Shadow Hills between Sunland Boulevard to the south, Wentworth Street to the north and Tuxford Street to the west, officials said. Residents who had to evacuate from their homes described tense moments as the fires rapidly approached. Nearly 200,000 people lost power in Ventura County on Tuesday, making it challenging for the 1,100 firefighters to put out the flames.

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City's winning run ends with defeat to Shakhtar

He will now get that opportunity in the fiery atmosphere of a Manchester derby. The incident came after Raheem Sterling's late victor sent the Etihad into pandemonium, setting them up for a record-equalling 13th consecutive Premier League victory against West Ham on Sunday.

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Jimbo Fisher on leaving FSU for Texas A&M

Fisher, who agreed to a 10-year, $75 million contract with the Aggies, cited his relationship with athletic director Scott Woodward and the school's resources as the main factors in his decision. Another factor that could be playing against Texas A&M as Taylor-Stuart's recruitment continues is that four-star defensive back Leon O'Neal recently de-committed from the Aggies.

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Japanese star Ohtani whittles list of potential teams

Their biggest sell over the other West Coast teams, however: Come play for a victor. "I can't say that is 100 percent the case, but I got the indication Friday evening that our presentation was fantastic and that it might not be a flawless fit, " Yankees GM Brian Cashman said on Sunday night of a conversation he had with Ohtani's representatives.

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Penn State to play Washington in the Fiesta Bowl

Washington: QB Jake Browning. Iowa would respond cutting the lead to just five by the half as Penn State cooled and struggled with foul trouble on the defensive end of the court. Photo by: Matthew O'Haren-USA TODAY Sports. The Nittany Lions went 7-2 in the Big Ten, while the Huskies went 7-2 in Pac-12 play. If McSorley can control the game with both his arm and legs, as he has done all year, Penn State has a good chance of emerging victorious.

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Scott Frost Named Husker Head Football Coach

Frost met with the team before the news conference and said, "I saw a lot of fire in their eyes". According to insider Brett McMurphy , the Cornhuskers agreed to a seven-year, $35 million deal with Frost, who just led Central Florida to a 62-55 win over Memphis in double-overtime in the AAC Championship game.

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Guardiola admits regret, says he 'cannot control' himself

The former Barcelona and Bayern Munich boss has been given until Monday to respond to the FA. When the players were already heading to the locker room, Guardiola seemed to have a heated argument with midfielder Nathan Redmond . Guardiola approached Redmond moments after Raheem Sterling had scored a 96th-minute victor for the league leaders at Etihad Stadium. "It's the same as I do to beat them".

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Alabama In; Ohio State Out In College Football Playoff

Last season, the committee bypassed Big Ten champ Penn State to take Ohio State . Ohio State was the first, being selected last season over Big Ten champion Penn State. 2 Oklahoma in September. It was a point Saban made during his Saturday night politicking on ESPN . "You got to look at the total body of work that the team did for the entire season, and I would say that if we lost to a team in our conference that was not ranked by 30 points, that you wouldn't be having this conversation".

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Jimbo Fisher leaving FSU to become head coach at Texas A&M

According to the Democrat , Fisher will not coach the Seminoles in this weekend's game against Louisiana-Monroe. Jimbo Fisher just got paid big time by Texas A&M . Earlier this week, Rick Butts, who is the godfather and guardian of quarterback James Blackman, took to social media, saying, "It's a distraction. I want yall to really think this next move thru".

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Tiger Woods Cards Opening Round 69 at Hero World Challenge

His began with a par and after coming close on the opening two holes, picked up his first birdie of the day on the par-five third. But this is very much the Tiger show. It's encouraging to see Woods taking this, the 10th comeback of his career, one step at a time. The 14-time major champion, who has had four back operations in the past three years, finished tied for eighth in the 18-strong field with Englishman Tommy Fleetwood in the lead on 66.

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Ole Miss football will get infractions ruling on Friday, per report

Ole Miss had hoped to avoid a postseason ban in 2018, but was hit with another year and plans to appeal the decision. The NCAA panel noted that this was the third case in 30 years involving Ole Miss boosters breaking rules, and said that even Freeze told them, "upon coming to MS, he was surprised by the "craziness" of boosters trying to insert themselves into his program".